Student Safety, Health, and Wellness

USC offers a number of programs, dedicated offices, and services designed to promote the safety, health, and wellbeing of students on both the University Park campus and the Health Science campus.

Health and Safety

The USC Department of Public Safety is the primary office for safety programs, including a comprehensive list of student safety tips, as well as a guide for new students.

The USC Engemann Student Health Center serves as the primary office for student medical services on the University Park Campus, as well as a number of wellcare, health promotion, and counseling services.

On the Health Sciences Campus, the Eric Cohen Student Health Center provides medical services for the students at the USC Keck School of Medicine and the USC School of Pharmacy.


Counseling Services, Crisis Intervention, and Faith-based Guidance

Counseling Services at the Engemann Student Health Center is staffed by trained professionals who are prepared to counsel students on a variety of emotional or mental disorders, including stress-related conditions. Students can also contact the Center for Women and Men for counseling services.

Important numbers
213-740-7711 (for urgent and non-urgent matters)
213-740-4321 (any time, for urgent matters)

For students who are are alerted about a fellow student in crisis, the Trojans Care for Trojans program provides an entry point for anonymous reporting of concern, and offers connections to institutional support and resources for students coping with difficult personal situations.

The Office of Religious Life sponsors campus programs with a moral, religious, or spiritual focus, and it cosponsors events with other university units and partnerships of student religious groups. The office serves as a base forĀ  students who seek faith-based guidance and fellowship.